NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Colorado’s Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering announced today the opening of its Center for Environmental Mass Spectrometry.
 
The new lab is focused on the detection of pharmaceuticals, hormones, and other organic contaminants in water as well as evaluating the effectiveness of methods for removing the contaminants.
 

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